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How much does it cost to file for bankruptcy in Louisiana? How can I pay for filing for bankruptcy?

In Louisiana, the filing fee for Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceedings is $299, and the filing fee for Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings is $274. If you cannot pay the Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing fee, you may qualify for a fee waiver based on your household size and income, or you can apply to pay the filing fee in installments.

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